Horseback riding in Koksijde

Paardrijden op het strand in Koksijde

It is also good to stay in Koksijde for the horse lover. The beach, the woods and the agricultural hinterland are just perfect for horse rides. In the surroundings there are different equestrian routes defined which are taking you along the meadows, woods and the beach.

Horseback riding

Paardrijden op het strand in Koksijde

Do you want to get horseback riding with your own horse in and around Koksijde? In the surroundings there are different parking facilities for horses. There are also riding schools which are renting horses.

In the riding schools horses are ready for you to go into nature for a couple of days. You come through woods, dunes and along the beach. Every day a guided ride outside is made. A ride in daytime is nicely relaxing.


Paardrijden op het strand in Koksijde

Horseback riding at the beach relaxes you completely. Feel the wind through your hair when your horse drives in galops through the breakers. Are you going yourself horseback riding at the beach? Then there are two important things to take into account: de times that you are allowed at the beach and the tides.

Riding animals on the beach and in the beach water is prohibited from 1 June until 15 September inclusive between 10 am and 7 pm. Outside of this period, riding animals is only allowed at low tide.

Horseback riding at the beach is the most beautiful at low tide, one could gallop to his heart’s content over the wide beach. Please watch carefully at the information signs which are at each beach(entrance) for eventual (temporary) rules.

Riding schools

For horseback riding we recommend you following companies:

De Drie Vijvers

Smekaertstraat 37, De Panne
tel. +32 584 130 36 
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Manege Ter Duinen

Gulden Zandstraat 87, Koksijde
tel. +32 585 120 00 

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